Tancredia elongata Lundgren 1895 (clam)

Bivalvia - Cardiida - Tancrediidae

Full reference: B. Lundgren. 1895. Jurafossil fran Kap Stewart i Ost-Gronland. Meddelelser om Gronland 7:191-214

Belongs to Tancredia according to B. Lundgren 1895

Sister taxa: Tancredia (Tancredia), Tancredia africana, Tancredia allani, Tancredia americana, Tancredia donaciformis, Tancredia knowltoni, Tancredia kurupana, Tancredia plana, Tancredia slavichi, Tancredia stelcki

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cape Stewart (black limestone), which is in a Pliensbachian carbonate limestone in the Cape Stewart Beds Formation of Greenland

Ecology: facultatively mobile deep infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Tancredia elongata in the database

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